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Jenny and the jaws of life : short stories

Author: Jincy Willett; David Sedaris
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2002, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Critically acclaimed when it was first published in 1987, this timeless collection of stories features eccentric, complex characters who think and do the unconventional.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Humorous stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jincy Willett; David Sedaris
ISBN: 0312306180 9780312306182 0312006144 9780312006143
OCLC Number: 50596862
Notes: "A Thomas Dunne book."
Description: 248 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Julie in the funhouse --
The haunting of the Linguards --
Melinda falling --
My father, at the wheel --
Father of invention --
Anticipatory grief --
The best of Betty --
Under the bed --
Justine laughs at death --
Mr. Lazenbee --
Resume --
Jenny --
The jaws of life.
Responsibility: by Jincy Willett ; forward by David Sedaris.

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Critically acclaimed when it was first published in 1987, this timeless collection of stories features eccentric, complex characters who think and do the unconventional.

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